On Saturday, November 18, Sydney Sixers and Adelaide Strikers will lock horns in the 45th match of the Women’s Big Bash League 2023 at North Sydney Oval in Sydney.
Sydney Sixers have been inconsistent in the ongoing season of WBBL. They have won five of their 11 matches and currently hold the fifth spot on the points table. Sydney Sixers have lost their last match with a huge margin of 61 runs against the table-topper Perth Scorchers. Other than skipper Ellyse Perry, no batters impressed. Moreover, their bowlers too failed to put on a decent performance which led Scorchers to put on a big total of 189 runs. Sydney Sixers will look to be back on the winning track.
Conversely, Adelaide Strikers defeated Sydney Thunder by six wickets in their last game. Strikers bowlers bowled impressively as they restricted Sydney Thunder to 118 runs. While batting Laura Wolvaardt and Bridget Patterson’s balanced knock helped them get their seventh victory of the season. With 14 points Adelaide Strikers are currently at second position on the points table. The Adelaide team is in much better form in the competition.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 45, Sydney Sixers vs Adelaide Strikers – Match Details
Date and Time: November 18, 2023, Saturday, 01:40 PM IST
Venue: North Sydney Oval, Sydney
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network and FanCode
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 45, Sydney Sixers vs Adelaide Strikers – Pitch Report
The pitch at this ground is balanced. The average first-inning total at this venue is around 152 runs. From a bowling point of view, the bowlers may get a good pace and bounce from this track.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 45, Sydney Sixers vs Adelaide Strikers – Weather Report
The weather forecast for this match is likely to be bright and sunny. Temperature is expected to be around 17℃ with 68% humidity. The wind is likely to get a bit strong. There is no chance of rain during the game.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 45, Sydney Sixers vs Adelaide Strikers – Probable Playing XI
Sydney Sixers: Suzie Bates, Ellyse Perry (C), Ashleigh Gardner, Erin Burns, Chloe Tryon, Maitlan Brown, Mathilda Carmichael, Kate Pelle (wk), Kate Peterson, Linsey Smith, Lauren Cheatle.
Adelaide Strikers: Katie Mack, Laura Wolvaadrt, Tahlia McGrath (C), Bridget Patterson (wk), Madeline Penna, Danielle Gibson, Georgia Adams, Amanda-Jade Wellington, Jemma Barsby, Megan Schutt.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 45, Sydney Sixers vs Adelaide Strikers – Head-to-Head Record
Sydney Sixers and Adelaide Strikers have faced each other 18 times in WBBL history. Sydney Sixers have won 12 out of these 18 games while Strikers have won six matches. But the latter’s performance this season is quite impressive and they have a fair chance of sealing the deal.
Prediction: Adelaide Strikers to win the match
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 45, Sydney Sixers vs Adelaide Strikers – Dream 11 Prediction
Wicket-Keeper: Bridget Patterson
Batters: Ellyse Perry, Laura Wolvaardt, Katie Mack
All-rounders: Chloe Tryon, Tahlia McGrath, Maitlan Brown, Ashleigh Gardner
Bowlers: Megan Schutt, Amanda-Jade Wellington, Lauren Cheatle